Attend an Event

Thousands of people are holding events across Canada to raise awareness about the AIDS pandemic and raise funds for the Stephen Lewis Foundation, which supports community-based oroganizations that are turning the tide of HIV and AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.  

There might be an event happening in your community!  Check out the calendar below to find a local craft sale, participate in a walkathon, attend a concert, or hear Stephen Lewis speak.

To find an event hosted by a grandmothers group, please visit the calendar on the Grandmothers Campaign website.

If you are organizing an event, click here to register it with us, so we can support you by posting it to the calendar and sending you materials.

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Grassroot Grannies Ride to Turn the Tide

Ottawa area, Ontario

Date: September 09, 2015 to September 11, 2015

The Grassroot-Grannies of Ottawa-Gatineau are ready for their annual Ride to Turn the Tide! Over the three days, 22 cyclists will ride approximately 260 km starting on Day 1 in Kanata  to Perth via Almonte, then on Day 2 to Metcalfe via Merrickvale and finishing on Day 3 at Bushtukah store in Westboro, Ottawa.

Victoria Grandmothers for Africa Cycle Tour 2015

Campbell River to Victoria, British Columbia

Date: September 11, 2015 8:00am to September 13, 2015 3:30pm

The BC Islands grandmothers are at it again! This is the 9th Annual Cycle Tour sponsored by Victoria Grandmothers for Africa. It is a three day cycle tour of 275 km from Campbell River to Victoria, where the cyclists will be feted at a welcome home event at the provincial legislature. This year, for the first time there, will be a 50 km cycle located in the Victoria area, also ending at the legislature. They hope to bring our fundraising total to $500,000 with this year’s rides. To learn more, please visit

Guelph 4 G's “Loving Hands – Recipes and Reflections”

Eden Mills Writers Festival

Guelph, Ontario

Date: September 13, 2015

G4G Regina Art in the Attic

Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre

Regina, Saskatchewan

Date: September 26, 2015 10:00 AM

The Guelph Gogo Grandmothers: Tribunal Film Screening

The Bookshelf Cinema

Guelph, Ontario

Date: September 26, 2015 2:00 PM


Stephen Lewis Foundation partners with TD Bank and Aeroplan in celebration of Pride June 19, 2015

The Stephen Lewis Foundation,

'Ask Her' gives African women platform to share world views May 27, 2015

Canada AM , CTV News

Upcoming Events

Grassroot Grannies Ride to Turn the Tide September 9, 2015

Ottawa area, Ontario

Victoria Grandmothers for Africa Cycle Tour 2015 September 11, 2015

Campbell River to Victoria, British Columbia